September 17, 2023

Congo coup rumors denied by government

The Democratic Republic of the Congo’s administration, under the leadership of President Denis Sassou Nguesso, denied reports that the military had overthrown the nation’s civilian government on Sunday. There had been rumors that the military was plotting to overthrow the government and seize power, so this made sense. Highlights: Government spokesman Thierry Moungalla described the […]

September 15, 2023

UN: DRC Rings Alarm Over Rwanda’s Alleged Support to Eastern Rebellion

The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has cast the spotlight on an ongoing regional conflict on the eve of the United Nations General Assembly, drawing international attention to the alleged “humanitarian tragedy” and extensive “damage” inflicted due to the purported “aggression” from neighboring Rwanda. Accusations have been hurled towards Rwanda, charging it with backing a […]